Monthly archive

September, 2014

  • Beartooth Elks Post #534 in Red Lodge hosted candidates for state senate, representative and county sheriff. Running for the Montana Senate District 29 seat are David Howard and Susan “Elli” Elliott. Montana State Representative for House District 58 candidates are Mitzi Vorachek and Seth Berglee. Candidates for Carbon County Sheriff...
  • The recent appearance of the ADA ramps and sidewalks along Main Street, Red Lodge, has caused havoc with public opinion as to what exactly MDOT (Montana Department of Transportation) is doing. One City official, noting the 5-inch height of the ADA corners suggested they were nothing more than “drunk trippers” while other shave...
  • BOYS Team scores -- Red Lodge 50, Laurel 65, Hardin 77, Colstrip 134, Miles City 161, St. Labre 171, Sidney 226. Top 10 -- 1, Tyler Mogan, Lau, 16:17.85; 2, Tyus Mendoza, Colstrip, 16:24.13; 3, Virgial McCormick, StL, 16:52.05; 4, Kryn Dyrenna, RL, 16:56.54; 5, Logan Beck, RL, 17:03.81; 6, Caleb Ware, Har, 17:04.07; 7, Liam Gildehaus, RL, 17:20.5...
  • Photo by Alastair Baker Couples dance as local Red Lodge band, Daniel and the Blonde, play the Bayou Casino and Lounge, Billings, Sept. 11. A packed crowd partied into the late evening hours in this New Orleans setting that also serves up fine steaks and seafood. Daniel and the Blonde are playing one more gig at the Bayou, Sept. 19 from 9 p.m....
  • Photo by Hank Nowak (Above) The Colstrip Colts took command of their encounter with Joliet during the first half and never let the J-Hawks settle. The final score was 51-14 with the Colts going in at half time 25–0 up. Despite a spirited second half fight back from Joliet, Colstrip collected another 27 points to secure the result. Scoring...
  • Photo by Teresa Nelson (Above) Red Lodge Ram #23 Cole Kelly is down after a play ending tackle. Looking on are #66 Brice Dines and #53 Kyle Draper. Starting the season playing two of the top teams in the state, Forsyth and Huntley, gave the Red Lodge Rams some concrete ideas about what needs to be adjusted and worked on. The Rams lost 47-14 to...
  • “Last Saturday night and once again the Lady Rams meet up with the Huntley Project Red Devils,” writes John Hanson. Huntley took the honors, 25-10, 25-23, 25-23. “Game one was a real groaner, we looked flat and played with that same intensity. A game that would be better off forgotten,” he said. Game two and three lived up...
  • Photo by Hank Nowak (Above) McKinna Olson taps over a kill for the J-Hawks against Columbus in an enthralling encounter, Sept. 11. After narrowly losing the opening two sets, 25-23, 25-22 the J-Hawks regrouped to win another tense and important third set, 25-23. The fourth set ended with the J-Hawks 25-21 ahead, the largest margin throughout the...
  • Photo by Robin Smith (Above) Bridger Scouts made easy work of the Reed Point/Rapelje Renegades last week, stomping them 44-21. The Scouts fired 20 points passed the Renegades in the first quarter thereby nullifying any realistic chance of a fight back from the opposition. By half time the score line reflected the Scouts dominance at 26-7 and...